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General Assembly

 

Proposed Bill No. 5193

 

January Session, 2015

 

LCO No. 275

 

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Referred to Committee on INSURANCE AND REAL ESTATE

 

Introduced by:

 

REP. SAMPSON, 80th Dist.

 

AN ACT CONCERNING HEALTH INSURANCE COVERAGE FOR GENDER REASSIGNMENT SURGERY.

Be it enacted by the Senate and House of Representatives in General Assembly convened:

That title 38a of the general statutes be amended to specify that health insurance policies delivered, issued for delivery, renewed, amended or continued in this state shall not be required to provide coverage for gender reassignment surgery or related surgical expenses.

Statement of Purpose:

To specify that health insurance policies delivered, issued for delivery, renewed, amended or continued in this state shall not be required to provide coverage for gender reassignment surgery or related surgical expenses.